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The content of all Wikimedia projects is released under free licenses. Write code to access, remix and grow this immense pool of free knowledge. Follow the tutorial to get started with the API, available on all MediaWiki wikis, and other APIs for content and Wikidata. Other open data sources, including XML and SQL dumps, are also available.
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Our code is all free and open source. Choose a project, provide a patch, and fix a task!

Wikimedia projects use a variety of languages such as PHP and JavaScript in MediaWiki and its extensions, Lua (in Templates), CSS/LESS (in skins etc.), Objective-C, Swing and Java (in Mobile Apps and Kiwix), Python (in Pywikibot), C++ (in Huggle), or C# (in AWB).

Create bots to process content and host your tools on Toolforge. Hack on mobile apps or on desktop applications. Or help Site Reliability Engineering maintain the server configuration.
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Assignala lu tò primu bug! Aiuta noltri a migghiurari la qualità dê nostri pruggetti cu un testing manuali, ntigrazzioni cuntìnua e gistioni dê bug.
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Ntô rolu d'Ammasciaturi tècnicu, aiuta àutri wikimidiani cu prubblemi tècnici, fai rifirimentu ê nuvità tècnichi pi nfurmari l'utenti supra zocchi prestu li cuinvorgi, e partècipa â mailinglist di l'ammasciatura pi fùnciri di culligamentu ntra li sviluppatura e la tò wiki lucali.
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Cui sapi scrìviri n ngrisi pò migghiurari la ducumintazzioni MediaWiki, àutri pàggini di supportu essinziali e, n ùrtimu, qualegghiè pàggina di stu situ.
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Si canusci bonu na lingua diversa dô ngrisi poi pruvari lu piaciri di tradùciri stu situ e lu software MediaWiki.
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Aiuta a utenti e sviluppatura a attruvari l'arrispunnuti ntô canali di supportu o nta MediaWiki e ntê canali suciali.
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Help apply the Wikimedia design principles in projects looking for UX feedback.
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Ncontra la cumunità ntô cyberspazziu oppuru ntô meatspace.
How-to guides and walkthroughs for MediaWiki and Wikimedia technologies

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There are several ways you can get into contact with the Wikimedia community.

  • You can also follow and share Wikimedia news across your social network.
  • You can also subscribe to Tech News to receive a weekly summary on your user talk page of recent software changes, without technical jargon.

Editing and discussing in MediaWiki

If you have not used MediaWiki before:

  • You can discuss the content of each page in its related Discussion page. You can communicate with users by adding a public message in their discussion pages. Learn more at Help:Talk pages .